Satmar hasidim buy pizza for IDF soldiers

Satmar hasidim visiting from US buy pizza for soldiers serving in Hevron.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/14/2019, 2:13 PM

Satmar Rebbe's ban on voting in Israel to be auctioned

1952 letter by Rabbi Yoel Teitelbaum banning participation in Israeli elections and accusing Zionists of being worse than idolaters revealedArutz Sheva Staff, 4/9/2019, 9:45 PM

Observers of tradition? Satmar Hassidim who Love Israel

Joel is part of a small but growing group of Hassidim who love Israel.Judy Simon, 3/22/2019, 3:30 PM

Satmar raises $2 million for lobbying

Goal of fundraising to accelerate reform in US administration to provide leniencies for prisoners and detainees on white-collar crimes.Mordechai Sones, 12/12/2018, 12:29 PM

Satmar demands blanket draft exemptions

Anti-Zionist Hasidic movement asks Supreme Court to grant blanket exemption from IDF draft. 'State of Israel a sin against God.'Tzvi Lev, 11/22/2018, 9:20 PM

Hassidic camera giant denies it discriminated against non-Jews

B&H photo equipment giant says claim it only paid 'baby bonus' to Jewish employees is 'misleading', denies it hired undocumented workers.Tzvi Lev, 11/15/2018, 8:14 PM

New York town reportedly buying up property to keep Hasidim out

Town supervisor says municipality buying up properties to keep out Hasidim. 'People scared half to death by Hasidic expansion.'JTA, 9/16/2018, 6:25 PM

The Satmar hasidim who chose to love the State of Israel

Different and loved ones: Joel is part of a small but growing group of hasidim who love Israel.Judy Simon, 8/3/2018, 6:24 PM

Satmar leadership enraged after girls visit IDF museum

'The Satan tricked our holy daughters into visiting an unclean place due to its connection with the Zionist ugliness.'Tzvi Lev, 8/2/2018, 3:59 PM

Yeshiva student in serious condition after Catskills crash

Car flips over in Catskills, injuring students from Satmar yeshiva. One student in serious condition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/15/2018, 10:53 AM

Not a smart move

For Satmar to display this level of animus and ridicule on a public stage and in front of the world media is detrimental to Jews and the cause of Am Yisrael everywhere, and there is no way around that reality. Larry Gordon, 6/10/2018, 2:24 PM

Satmar Rebbe laments: My followers celebrate Israel's success

During massive rally in New York, leader of anti-Zionist Satmar hassidic movement slams followers for 'rejoicing over Zionist success.'David Rosenberg, 6/5/2018, 1:19 PM

NY hospital fires back at Hasidic group after allegations of ban

After Hasidic group claims it was singled out for ban by major NYC hospital, officials say claim is 'an outright falsehood'.Debra Nussbaum Cohen, 5/27/2018, 6:49 PM

Hasidic volunteers kicked out of a major NY hospital

'Bikur Cholim' Hasidic visitation group says NYU trying to hide changes to 'end of life' care by booting visitors to hospital.Debra Nussbaum Cohen, 5/23/2018, 11:55 AM

When the Satmar Rebbe stood up for civil liberties

The fight to change the new NY State education law was not only about oversight of school curricula, it was about a parent's right to choose his child's education. Rochel Sylvetsky, 4/24/2018, 1:03 PM

Hasidic school officials plead guilty to embezzling millions

Two senior officials at Brooklyn hasidic school plead guilty to reporting falsely to obtain millions for school.Tzvi Lev, 4/1/2018, 8:50 AM

Brooklyn residents demonstrate against matzah factory

Satmar matzah bakery spews 'toxic coal smoke,' residents say they have to wear masks to walk to the subway.JTA, 3/5/2018, 7:11 PM

Dozens of hasidim rescued from massive California hotel fire

Dozens of Satmar hasidim were caught in massive blaze at California hotel Friday night.Tzvi Lev, 1/21/2018, 6:29 PM

Haredi man arrested after hit and run in Kiryas Joel

Man charged with fleeing scene after striking eight-year-old child with his vehicle in New York hasidic enclave.Tzvi Lev, 12/24/2017, 9:25 AM

Haredi radicals defame Rabbi Shteinman, celebrate his death

Radical Yerushalmi Faction hangs up posters celebrating the death of Rabbi Aharon Yehuda Leib Shteinman, slam him as a 'hater of Israel'.Tzvi Lev, 12/14/2017, 4:19 PM

Satmar group slams Trump's recognition of Jerusalem

Rabbi Aharon Teitelboim of Satmar slams Trump's declaration. 'The Zionist state is not a Jewish state and is not recognized by Jews.'Tzvi Lev, 12/10/2017, 5:49 PM

Kiryas Yoel may become first haredi city in United States

Vote tomorrow on whether city of Monroe will be divided into two, one part to become the first US haredi city.Mordechai Sones, 11/6/2017, 10:55 PM

Satmar Rebbe's great-grandson becomes IDF officer

Chaim Meisels, who is the Satmar Rebbe's great grandson, graduated IDF Officer School on Wednesday.Tzvi Lev, 10/26/2017, 3:56 PM

Satmar hassidim heckle Israeli Minister in Monsey

Deputy Education Minister Meir Porush was attending Shabbat services in Monsey, New York, when Satmar extremists burst in and heckled him.Tzvi Lev, 9/24/2017, 1:37 PM

Haredi rioter's clothing to be auctioned off in the US

The clothing that haredi rioter wore as he sat in prison for attacking police will be auctioned off to finance $24,000 reward he received.Tzvi Lev, 9/11/2017, 9:03 AM

Officials at hasidic school caught embezzling millions

The administrators allegedly took millions from a federal program that was intended to feed needy children.Tzvi Lev, 8/20/2017, 11:55 AM

'The haredi parties are taking coalition bribes'

15,000 participate in rally, listen to Satmar Grand Rebbe Zalman Teitelbaum incites against Israel and the IDF.Michal Levy, 6/12/2017, 2:44 PM

Satmar hasidim to demonstrate against Netanyahu in Washington

Anti-Zionist hasidim to demonstrate outside White House during meeting between Prime Minister Netanyahu and President Donald Trump.Yoel Domb, 2/13/2017, 10:01 PM

FBI reportedly arrests Brooklyn Satmar activist

FBI reportedly arrests a Brooklyn Satmar community activist. The charges are unclear.JTA, 12/23/2016, 3:32 AM

Satmar group: Vote for Hillary

Satmar leaders who follow Rabbi Aharon in Kiryat Yoel tell their followers to vote for Hillary Clinton on November 8.Orly Harari, 11/5/2016, 11:46 PM

Satmar Jews to protest Netanyahu speech

The Satmar community in the USA have been called upon to protest Netanyahu’s speech at the General Assembly in New YorkArutz Sheva Staff, 9/22/2016, 11:01 AM

FBI nabs two in Satmar murder plot

Satmar rabbi and associate arrested for allegedly plotting murder of man who refused to grant his wife a divorce.David Rosenberg, 9/8/2016, 10:15 AM

Satmar children attack mock Netanyahu limo in anti-Zionist demo

Satmar summer camps have own anti-Israel demonstrations in New York, pelt mock Netanyahu limo with eggs.Ben Sales, 8/25/2016, 7:39 AM

Satmar decree bars women from higher education

Hasidic rabbis from the Satmar sect reportedly issue a decree barring women from pursuing higher education.JTA, 8/24/2016, 3:29 AM

Daughter of Hasidic Rabbi heard about his death on WhatsApp

Daughter of Rabbi Yitzhak Rosenberg calls on the community to be careful with the news they spread.Tova Dvorin, 5/18/2016, 6:29 PM

Hasid donated $50K to yeshivot hours before drowning

Rabbi Yitzhak Rosenberg donated the money to Satmar institutions in Israel, haredi website reports - then died hours later.Tova Dvorin, 5/18/2016, 4:54 PM

Tragedy: Two Satmar Hasidim drown in Miami

Three others, visitors from Kiryas Joel, injured in riptide pull.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/17/2016, 8:46 PM

FBI investigates Satmar yeshiva in New York

FBI agents sweep in on yeshiva in New York's Kiryas Joel; reports indicate either child pornography or corruption case.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/12/2016, 7:33 PM

Satmar: Vote for Clinton

Two separate Satmar factions throw support behind former Secretary of State in upcoming primaries.Tova Dvorin, 4/15/2016, 8:10 AM

Meet the Satmar Hassidim Planning a Zionist Community

They take part in anti-Israel demonstrations but secretly, they plan a haredi-Zionist agricultural community in Israel.Gil Ronen, 5/3/2015, 5:52 PM

Satmar Officials Offer to Pay Israelis Not to Vote

Anti-Zionist Hassidic sect has offered $100 to any Israeli who does not vote in upcoming March elections.Cynthia Blank, 12/4/2014, 3:34 PM

Satmar Rebbe Blames Massacre on Jews Visiting Temple Mount

Satmar Rebbe blames observant Jews ascending Temple Mount for Har Nof massacre, says it 'costs lives.'Nir Har-Zahav and Tova Dvorin, 11/19/2014, 4:42 PM

Three Satmar Families Tie Triple Knot

Three families are celebrating engagements of two siblings each – to each of the two other families.Hillel Fendel, 7/17/2014, 7:01 PM

Anger as Satmar Rebbe Blames Murdered Teens' Parents

Shockwave in Jewish, hareidi world as a hassidic leader blames Frenkel, Sha'ar, Yifrah parents for 'living among known murderers.'Tova Dvorin, 7/4/2014, 9:58 AM

Talk Yiddish To Me

Hassidic comedian gives a Satmar feel to Jason Derulo's 'Talk Dirty' - but don't worry, it's all clean.Yoni Kempinski and Ari Soffer, 4/13/2014, 3:56 PM

At New York Rally, Hareidi Extremists Call for Israel Boycott

Radical protesters at US anti-draft rally also attack leading hareidi figure Rabbi Shteinman, call for an end to the State of Israel.Uzi Baruch, New York; and Ari Soffer, 3/10/2014, 3:34 PM

Hareidim Threaten Mass Exodus from Israel if Draft Law Passes

The Belz Hassidic community is threatening a "mass emigration from Israel" if hareidim are forced to join the army.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/28/2014, 11:25 PM

Outrage Over NY Post Headline 'Justifying' Millionaire's Murder

Tabloid asked 'Who didn't want him dead?' after Hassidic businessman found brutally slain; protesters demand apology.Gil Ronen, 1/6/2014, 8:32 AM

Menachem Stark Left 7 Children and a Wife Who Miss Him

My brother-in-Law Menachem Stark leaves seven children and a wife who miss him. He did not deserve to be featured in a sordid New York Post headline. Abraham Buxbaum, brother-in-law to Menachem Stark z"l, 1/6/2014, 7:55 AM

Hassidic Millionaire Abducted in Brooklyn, Reportedly Found Dead

A badly burned body found on a Great Neck dumpster outside a gas station is reported to be that of Menachem Stark.Arutz Sheva staff, 1/4/2014, 7:06 PM

Satmar Support for Casinos in Catskills NY

In opposition to a general Hareidi call against casino referendum, Satmar hassidic sect declares its support.Ari Yashar, 10/29/2013, 9:21 AM

Satmar Hassidim March, Overturn Tables in Election Protests

Members of the Satmar hassidic group conducted angry protests at polling stations in several cities in Israel.David Lev, 1/22/2013, 9:34 PM

Video, Photos: Satmar Rebbe Arrives in Israel

The Satmar Rebbe arrived in Israel on Sunday night and took part in an anti-voting rally in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2013, 6:43 AM

Hareidi Elections Battle: To Vote or Not to Vote?

While in most of Israel parties compete for votes, in the hareidi world the battle is between pro- and anti-voting agendas.Maayana Miskin, 1/20/2013, 2:55 PM

Group: Investigate Satmar 'Voting Scandal'

A secularist organization is demanding an investigation into a rumor that Satmar yeshiva students are being “bribed” not to voteDavid Lev, 12/16/2012, 11:02 PM

Satmar Rebbe – It’s Me or Your Smartphones!

Taking a hardline against the Internet, Rabbi Aaron Teitelbaum says no one with a smartphone can count themselves among his followers.Gabe Kahn, 5/31/2012, 6:09 PM

Satmar Stage Anti-Israel Protest in London

A group of anti-Israel extremists in London have sought to vilify Israel for cracking down on a violent fringe sect in JerusalemGabe Kahn., 2/15/2012, 10:48 PM